The Resource 19th century turning points in U.S. history, Centre Communications and People Productions for Ambrose Video Publishing ; executive producers, William Ambrose, Allen Dohra ; producers, Ronald C. Meyer and Brad Gilbert ; co-producer, Don Poe ; written by Mark Reeder and Ron C. Meyer, (videorecording)

19th century turning points in U.S. history, Centre Communications and People Productions for Ambrose Video Publishing ; executive producers, William Ambrose, Allen Dohra ; producers, Ronald C. Meyer and Brad Gilbert ; co-producer, Don Poe ; written by Mark Reeder and Ron C. Meyer, (videorecording)

Label
19th century turning points in U.S. history
Title
19th century turning points in U.S. history
Statement of responsibility
Centre Communications and People Productions for Ambrose Video Publishing ; executive producers, William Ambrose, Allen Dohra ; producers, Ronald C. Meyer and Brad Gilbert ; co-producer, Don Poe ; written by Mark Reeder and Ron C. Meyer
Title variation
  • Nineteenth century turning points in United States history
  • Turning points in U.S. history
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
America entered the 19th century as an agricultural nation of 16 states and 5.3 million people. This series explores 3 wars and leaves the century as an industrial power of 45 states and 76 million people
Cataloging source
DMM
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
Includes optional subtitles in English and Spanish
PerformerNote
Narrated by Alphonse Keasley
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  • Reeder, Mark
  • Meyer, Ronald C
  • Gilbert, Brad
  • Keasley, Alphonse
  • Centre Communications
  • People Productions
  • Ambrose Video Publishing
Runtime
50
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  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
19th century turning points in U.S. history, Centre Communications and People Productions for Ambrose Video Publishing ; executive producers, William Ambrose, Allen Dohra ; producers, Ronald C. Meyer and Brad Gilbert ; co-producer, Don Poe ; written by Mark Reeder and Ron C. Meyer, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • "Licensed only for educational instruction and public performances for non-paying audiences"--Disc surface
  • List of documents and maps laid in disc container
  • Documents can be viewed as Mac Text files, Mac Word files, PC Text files, PC Word files, or as an HTML web page ; maps are in JPEG format
  • "Every pivotal historical event is provided in a stand-alone presentation that allows you to teach what you want, when you want without compromising an entire classroom period"--Container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • 1814-1826.
  • Washington D.C. is captured and burned by the British
  • Star Spangled Banner is written
  • Battle of New Orleans
  • Washington Irving publishes "Rip Van Winkle"
  • Inauguration of the Santa Fe Trail
  • Erie Canal is completed
  • James Fenimore Cooper publishes "Last of the Mohicans"
  • Disc 2.
  • 1827-1846.
  • Disc 1.
  • Cyrus McCormick demonstrates his mechanical reaper
  • Nat Turner begins his rebellion
  • Black Hawk War ends with massacre at Bad Axe River
  • Alamo falls
  • Edgar Allen Poe publishes "The raven"
  • Donner party starts West
  • United States declares war on Mexico
  • 1846-1860.
  • Dr. Morton demonstrates painless surgery using ether
  • Gold is discovered at Sutter's Mill
  • 1800-1813.
  • Treaty between U.S. and Hawaiian Islands
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe publishes "Uncle Tom's cabin"
  • Commodore Perry lands in Japan
  • Lincoln Douglas Debates begin
  • Pony Express mail service begins
  • Disc 3.
  • 1861-1865.
  • Eleven states comprise the Confederacy
  • Congress sets forth the Homestead Act
  • Lincoln signs the Emancipation Proclamation
  • Washington D.C. becomes the nation's capitol
  • Lincoln delivers his Gettysburg Address
  • Lee surrenders at Appomattox
  • Abraham Lincoln is assassinated -- Formation of the Ku Klux Klan
  • 1866-1870.
  • Carpetbaggers descend on the South
  • U.S. Acquires Alaska - Seward's Folley [sic]
  • President Johnson is impeached
  • Completion of the Transcontinental Railroad
  • Rockefeller incorporates Standard Oil Co. of Ohio
  • Disc 4.
  • Louisiana Purchase
  • 1871-1881.
  • Chicago fire
  • Susan B. Anthony is arrested for voting
  • Robert Smalls, former slave, elected to the House
  • Alexander Graham Bell demonstrates the telephone
  • Battle of Little Big Horn
  • Thomas Edison demonstrates the incandescent lamp
  • George Eastman patents Kodak roll film
  • Booker T. Washington opens Tuskegee Institute
  • 1882-1900.
  • Lewis and Clark Expedition
  • Clara Barton organizes the American Red Cross
  • Chinese Exclusion Act passed by Congress
  • Mark Twain publishes "The adventures of Huckleberry Finn"
  • Oklahoma land rush begins
  • Battle at Wounded Knee
  • First gas powered automobile is demonstrated
  • Plessy vs. Ferguson case upholds segregation
  • Sinking of the Maine
  • Robert Fulton awakens the world to the steamboat
  • Battle of Tippecanoe
  • New Madrid earthquake
Control code
ocm54890881
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (200 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
19th century turning points in U.S. history, Centre Communications and People Productions for Ambrose Video Publishing ; executive producers, William Ambrose, Allen Dohra ; producers, Ronald C. Meyer and Brad Gilbert ; co-producer, Don Poe ; written by Mark Reeder and Ron C. Meyer, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • "Licensed only for educational instruction and public performances for non-paying audiences"--Disc surface
  • List of documents and maps laid in disc container
  • Documents can be viewed as Mac Text files, Mac Word files, PC Text files, PC Word files, or as an HTML web page ; maps are in JPEG format
  • "Every pivotal historical event is provided in a stand-alone presentation that allows you to teach what you want, when you want without compromising an entire classroom period"--Container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • 1814-1826.
  • Washington D.C. is captured and burned by the British
  • Star Spangled Banner is written
  • Battle of New Orleans
  • Washington Irving publishes "Rip Van Winkle"
  • Inauguration of the Santa Fe Trail
  • Erie Canal is completed
  • James Fenimore Cooper publishes "Last of the Mohicans"
  • Disc 2.
  • 1827-1846.
  • Disc 1.
  • Cyrus McCormick demonstrates his mechanical reaper
  • Nat Turner begins his rebellion
  • Black Hawk War ends with massacre at Bad Axe River
  • Alamo falls
  • Edgar Allen Poe publishes "The raven"
  • Donner party starts West
  • United States declares war on Mexico
  • 1846-1860.
  • Dr. Morton demonstrates painless surgery using ether
  • Gold is discovered at Sutter's Mill
  • 1800-1813.
  • Treaty between U.S. and Hawaiian Islands
  • Harriet Beecher Stowe publishes "Uncle Tom's cabin"
  • Commodore Perry lands in Japan
  • Lincoln Douglas Debates begin
  • Pony Express mail service begins
  • Disc 3.
  • 1861-1865.
  • Eleven states comprise the Confederacy
  • Congress sets forth the Homestead Act
  • Lincoln signs the Emancipation Proclamation
  • Washington D.C. becomes the nation's capitol
  • Lincoln delivers his Gettysburg Address
  • Lee surrenders at Appomattox
  • Abraham Lincoln is assassinated -- Formation of the Ku Klux Klan
  • 1866-1870.
  • Carpetbaggers descend on the South
  • U.S. Acquires Alaska - Seward's Folley [sic]
  • President Johnson is impeached
  • Completion of the Transcontinental Railroad
  • Rockefeller incorporates Standard Oil Co. of Ohio
  • Disc 4.
  • Louisiana Purchase
  • 1871-1881.
  • Chicago fire
  • Susan B. Anthony is arrested for voting
  • Robert Smalls, former slave, elected to the House
  • Alexander Graham Bell demonstrates the telephone
  • Battle of Little Big Horn
  • Thomas Edison demonstrates the incandescent lamp
  • George Eastman patents Kodak roll film
  • Booker T. Washington opens Tuskegee Institute
  • 1882-1900.
  • Lewis and Clark Expedition
  • Clara Barton organizes the American Red Cross
  • Chinese Exclusion Act passed by Congress
  • Mark Twain publishes "The adventures of Huckleberry Finn"
  • Oklahoma land rush begins
  • Battle at Wounded Knee
  • First gas powered automobile is demonstrated
  • Plessy vs. Ferguson case upholds segregation
  • Sinking of the Maine
  • Robert Fulton awakens the world to the steamboat
  • Battle of Tippecanoe
  • New Madrid earthquake
Control code
ocm54890881
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (200 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
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